How to Repair iPhone Home Button If It Is Not Working | Part 2
From time to time, the main button on the iOS mobile device becomes less responsive. It starts to work with some delay or not working at all. In most cases, this is due to software failure and Home button repair on iPhone is not too difficult to perform. It happens when after a few years of active use the mechanism of the Home button need serious intervention to fix it.
If have that problem you can fix your Home button here without resorting to those skilled in the service center. There are four ways to repair a broken Home button on the iPhone. As you see from the title it is the second part and in the first part I showed you how to fix iPhone Home button using AssistiveTouch (special iOS feature) and the method to re-calibrate the button. And here I got another two ways to do that.
In the first part I showed you how to repair Home button if it was a software problem. Here you will see how to do that if it is a hardware problem if it is not working.
iPhone Home Button Repair
Adjust the position of the dock connector
In situations where the Home button on the iPhone does not respond to clicks there is a little trick that will help you using a standard 30-pin charger for iPhone which you surly have.
Note: You can use this method if the two from the first part not working.
First you need to put the cable into the iPhone and then put your finger under the plug and gently press it upward. After this press the Home button. You can now remove the power cord and test the device. Everything must be fine.
Use a 98-99% Isopropyl Alcohol Spray
You can repair Home button on the iPhone using 98-99% isopropyl alcohol spray. Some users advice to use WD-40 spray. This tool is used in weapons and aerospace, aviation, electromechanical industry and can be in your garage or just buy it.
Spray eliminates squeaking doors, it can lubricate bicycle parts, locks, etc. You can use it if iPhone Home button not working as well. Just drizzle the spray on the button and make 10 -15 quick clicks. Usually it comes to life and starts to respond to pressing.
That’s it. I hope these tips and tricks will help you to make Home button repair on your iPhone if it’s not working. So you can use share buttons below to give this essential info for those who have the same problem. BTW, you can use these methods for iPad as well.